MSI MPG Z490 GAMING CARBON WIFI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 108%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics64.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive58.7% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C73
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING CARBON WIFI  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200521
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 02 '20 at 14:42
Run Duration121 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-10600K-$262
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 5.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Memory 97.5
1-Core 159
2-Core 321
108% 192 Pts
4-Core 640
8-Core 957
103% 798 Pts
64-Core 1239
83% 1239 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 108%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$250
CLim: 2138 MHz, MLim: 2252 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 451.67
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
64.5% Good
Lighting 254
Reflection 220
Parallax 236
67% 237 fps
MRender 170
Gravity 235
Splatting 178
65% 194 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 64.5%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
V Series SATA SSD 240GB
123GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V3.12
SusWrite @10s intervals: 224 228 228 229 230 227 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
58.7% Above average
Read 447
Write 220
Mixed 200
SusWrite 228
61% 274 MB/s
4K Read 21.8
4K Write 59.9
4K Mixed 10
78% 30.6 MB/s
DQ Read 111
DQ Write 101
DQ Mixed 14.9
36% 75.8 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 58.7%
Great: 94%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$50
223GB free
Firmware: CC46
SusWrite @10s intervals: 77 83 81 82 83 82 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
56.3% Above average
Read 115
Write 109
Mixed 68.5
SusWrite 81.2
69% 93.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 1
172% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 56.3%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$83
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
98.9% Outstanding
MC Read 37.8
MC Write 39.4
MC Mixed 26.6
99% 34.6 GB/s
SC Read 21.2
SC Write 41
SC Mixed 30.3
88% 30.8 GB/s
Latency 48.2
83% 48.2 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 98.9%
Great: 107%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical MPG Z490 GAMING CARBON WIFI (MS-7C73) Builds (Compare 472 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 115%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 116%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING CARBON WIFI

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $1,241
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